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  • Bee Creative in the Garden!

    Tuesday 28th March, 2017

    The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) and The Wildlife Trusts have joined forces to urge gardeners to do more to help protect bumblebees and solitary bees, heroes of the pollinator world.

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  • Get Set to Go Wild in Guildford!

    Thursday 16th March, 2017

    Get Set To Go Wild in Guildford!

    Creepy crawlies, slow worms, a prickly hedgehog and a giant badger will be helping shoppers get in touch with their wild side next month as ‘Guildford Goes Wild’ comes to the town centre.

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  • Go Wild at Bay Pond this Easter!

    Monday 13th March, 2017

    Open day at Bay Pond

    Make your Easter Holidays a little bit wilder with a FREE family day out at Surrey Wildlife Trust’s Bay Pond nature reserve in Godstone. Have a go at pond-dipping, minibeast hunting, woodland crafts and even meet some real live owls, at the spring open day on Saturday April 1st.

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  • Wildlife Volunteers in Wellies Working on the Wey

    Tuesday 7th March, 2017

    Working on the Wey

    A team of volunteers from Surrey Wildlife Trust’s ‘RiverSearch’ project pulled on their wellies and got stuck into some vital riverbank restoration in Alton.

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  • Ancient Lake Restoration Information Day

    Monday 6th March, 2017

    Hedgecourt Lake open day

    Plans to improve historic Hedgecourt Lake for people and wildlife will be on show at a special family open day hosted by Surrey Wildlife Trust later this month.

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  • Talks Give Tops Tips for a Wilder Garden!

    Monday 27th February, 2017

    Book your Wildlife Gardening talks now!

    Wildlife gardening experts are gathering in Guildford next month to share their top tips on how to make everyone’s gardens a little bit wilder.

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  • Race to Kit Out Classrooms at Nower Wood!

    Monday 13th February, 2017

    Nower Wood Education Centre takes shape

    After months of mud, hard hats and diggers, Surrey Wildlife Trust’s brand new £1.1m education centre at Nower Wood is nearly ready to throw open its doors to visitors. The charity is now working against the clock to kit out the inside of the flagship building near Leatherhead before the first students arrive in the spring.

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  • Otterly Wild Ideas for Your Valentine!

    Tuesday 24th January, 2017

    Otter - Jon Hawkins

    Are you wild at heart and goat-ally in love - then why not ditch the flowers and chocolates and buy a wild gift for your Valentine this year?

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  • Could You Be An Otter Spotter?

    Tuesday 17th January, 2017

    The elusive otter could soon be moving into Surrey and wildlife lovers are asked to become ‘Otter Spotters’ to help look out for these beautiful creatures on the county’s waterways.

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  • Surrey Wildlife Trust Will Not Abandon the Countryside

    Monday 16th January, 2017

    Surrey Wildlife Trust announced last week the restructuring of its countryside management team, following budget cuts by Surrey County Council. Government cuts mean the council can no longer afford to pay for its countryside estate and SCC wants it to become self-financing by 2021.

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